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Empire’s Lawsuit Against Breakthru Dismissed

U.S. District Judge Allyne Ross has dismissed Empire Merchants’ lawsuit against fellow wholesaler Breakthru Beverage. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 17, 2017

In New Filing, Breakthru Claims That Empire Seeks RNDC Deal

Breakthru Beverage has fired off another salvo in its ongoing federal court battle with fellow wholesaler Empire Merchants. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 2, 2017

News Briefs for January 23, 2017

•Three Pacific Northwest wholesalers—Click Wholesale Distributing, Craig Stein Beverage and the Odom Corporation—are joining forces to create Northwest Beverages LLC, a distributor of craft/specialty beer, wine and spirits. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 23, 2017

Johnson Brothers Enters New York Market

Johnson Brothers is entering the New York market, shaking up a distribution tier that’s been dominated by two players—Empire Merchants and Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits—for the past decade. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 19, 2017

Southern Glazer’s Wine and Spirits Is Born As Mega-Deal Is Completed

Southern Wine & Spirits of America and Glazer’s Inc. have closed on their merger deal, officially creating Southern Glazer’s Wine and Spirits, LLC. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 30, 2016

Claiming Unfair Treatment, Buffett’s McLane Sues To Enter Texas

McLane Co., the mammoth food and drinks distributor owned by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, has filed a federal lawsuit in Austin claiming that the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC) is unfairly barring it from distributing beverage alcohol in the Lone Star State. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 28, 2016

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